History

17 years ago, on March 27, 2003, all schools in S'pore were shut because of SARS

But it was not necessary.

March 28, 05:14 AM

50 years of ferrying lost S’poreans: How taxis have changed, but also not really

Taxis have been around since 1970.

March 21, 10:00 AM

Yes, there is actually a history to people panic-buying & hoarding toilet paper during crises

And one Singaporean lady dug up a possible answer to why everyone, all over the world, seems obsessed with toilet paper.

March 19, 03:51 PM

All Shaw Tower tenants to move out by end-June 2020

Say your last goodbyes.

March 15, 03:41 PM

Lieutenant Adnan's battle of Bukit Chandu rewritten as badass story by American writer

Not the kind of stuff you'll see in a textbook.

February 15, 12:40 PM

Pearl Bank Apartments architect's emotional tribute to demolished building: 'I had no means to save her'

The building will make way for a new condominium.

February 06, 03:26 PM

Here's the real story none of us learned in school of how Raffles 'founded' Singapore

Soft truths to keep Singapore from stalling.

January 27, 11:26 AM

Heng Swee Keat: Bicentennial Experience reminds us of values that underpin S'pore story

The three fundamental values that underpin the S'pore story are openness, multiculturalism, & self determination.

January 15, 07:58 PM

GIC’s 1st Managing Director didn’t have chair & staff when he started work

Soft truths to keep Singapore from stalling.

January 10, 05:56 PM

High-ranking Japanese official secretly saved thousands in S'pore from Sook Ching

He is believed to have prevented tens of thousands from dying during the massacre.

November 20, 02:45 PM